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Four Government Technology And Innovation Megatrends For 2021

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Most people pay attention to technology and innovation as it plays out in the commercial world, but the innovation happening in the U.S. government is equally exciting to watch. The Covid-19 pandemic will prove to be an innovation trigger, accelerating cloud adoption and remote work capabilities across all of government, promoting new ways for the […]

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What we’ve learned from two years of teaching digital to public service executives

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‘Public servants will need to play an important role in maintaining public trust and finding the right balance between using these technologies to improve the work of government.’ The public conversation around digital government has often focused on producing high-quality, easy-to-use digital services. An important aspiration no doubt, particularly as citizen expectations of digital service […]

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COVID-19 is ushering a new era in government services

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“Local governments’ futures across a range of services is being reshaped because of Covid-19.”  Covid-19 has forced businesses of all stripes to rethink their modes of operation, with the pandemic’s outbreak spurring a move toward e-commerce, remote work, and digital transformation in order to protect employees and customers from contagion. When the history of the […]

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Congress needs to prioritize government digital service delivery

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When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States, federal government employees across the country had to make dramatic changes to the way they operate. The country’s largest workforce shifted toward telework, and citizen services moved to being digital-first or in many cases, digital-only experiences. Government digital service delivery, while ramping up before the pandemic, has […]

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The UN ranks Denmark the highest score for E-Government

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Denmark leads in the United Nations’ E-Government survey 2020, according to the embassy of Denmark in Myanmar’s announcement on 14 August 2020. The E-Government survey by the United Nations’ Department and Economy and Social Affairs ranked 193 countries in terms of digital government readiness and implementation has given Denmark the highest score for the second […]